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2020 Northeast Creative Placemaking Leadership Summit

June 18 @ 9:00 am - June 19 @ 6:00 pm

Gear up to ignite change in the new decade with innovators who put arts and social justice at the heart of equitable, vibrant communities.

The National Consortium for Creative Placemaking announced that it will postpone the 2020 Northeast Creative Placemaking Leadership Summit in Philadelphia to Thursday and Friday, June 18 and 19 due to concerns expressed by session leaders and participants.

Gain inspiration when you connect with innovators who put arts, culture, and social justice at the heart of equitable, vibrant communities. All are eager to engage you at the 2020 Northeast Creative Placemaking Leadership Summit in Philadelphia June 18-19. Change makers from philanthropy, the arts, municipal government, and community and economic development are eager to guide you through training sessions, conversation, and field trips to visit the most exciting projects in the Greater Philadelphia area. The National Consortium for Creative Placemaking is proud to present the summit at Drexel University with the support of ArtPlace America and in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Municipal League, the Pennsylvania Arts Council, and the City of Philadelphia.

What’s Included:

Each day of the summit includes breakfast, lunch, and snacks. All attendees will also receive a name badge and printed program. Both days begin at 9am and programming will last until 6pm. A finalized program will be available soon. Participants will be able to sign up for additional events such as field workshops, and continuing leadership coaching.

Find agenda details on our website at www.cpcommunities.org/northeast.Follow updates on our social media feeds; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram


Details and applications at cpcommunities.org/scholarships Donate to our Scholarship Fund: Please consider donating to our scholarship fund, which helps provide extra support to social practice artists, students, community activists, and more. More information can be found at cpcommunities.org/support

Refund Policy

You may return your ticket for a full refund, less a 15% administration fee, up to 21 days prior to the event. Tickets refunded between 8 and 21 days prior to the event are subject to a 50% refund. A cancelled ticket within 7 days of the event will receive a 25% refund. No ticket may be refunded during or after the event.

Hotel recommendations can be found at cpcommunities.org


3300 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (entrance to parking is on Ludlow Street)Find more information about Drexel visitor parking here.

Hotel Recommendations

The Study University City: https://www.thestudyatuniversitycity.com/ (This hotel is located walking distance from the UBRN Center. We highly recommend!)

Sheraton Philadelphia University City: https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/phlus-sheraton-philadelphia-university-city-hotel/

Thursday schedule: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vQ6tGd89JIiwCbRFQD9yPZOxhboZsZNiWieqrxbMHgpT_hMq_gkqDNIoUIg-M_oYf5MTJotpdQdP8Sl/pubhtml

Friday schedule: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/e/2PACX-1vQ6tGd89JIiwCbRFQD9yPZOxhboZsZNiWieqrxbMHgpT_hMq_gkqDNIoUIg-M_oYf5MTJotpdQdP8Sl/pubhtml

List of instructor bios for Friday: https://documentcloud.adobe.com/link/track?uri=urn%3Aaaid%3Ascds%3AUS%3Af6ae6feb-10b0-4c75-9cea-d17806398eba

List of instructor bios for Thursday: https://documentcloud.adobe.com/link/track?uri=urn%3Aaaid%3Ascds%3AUS%3A5e335126-4513-44da-99bc-1c85b7718153

Visit the event page on Facebook for the most up-to-the-minute details and for a chance to chat with other attendees.

Questions? Email Erica Henderson-Smith at [email protected] or call 973-763-6352 x5 for questions about registration.


June 18 @ 9:00 am
June 19 @ 6:00 pm
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The URBN Center (parking info in details)
3501 Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States